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Digital Learning

Digital Learning

Throughout your studies you will engage with a range of digital technologies at the University of Leeds that will support your learning and enhance your employability. The Digital Learning section of the Taught Student Guide contains a wealth of information about these technologies that is suitable for new and returning Business School students.

The pages below will help you prepare for online classes, work successfully in groups using Microsoft Teams and take advantage of free applications and subscriptions that, as a University of Leeds student, you are eligible for, and that will enhance your learning.

Use the cards below to begin to explore the Digital Learning section:

Resources for new students

New to the Business School? This page which will give you essential information on how to get set up with various technologies here at the University of Leeds.

Digital Tools

Learn more about the learning technologies and apps you may use frequently during your degree, and those that are used widely in Higher Education.

Preparing for an online class

Some of your classes at the Business School will take place online. Learn more about the platforms we use, and how to effectively prepare and participate in an online class.

Working on group projects using Teams

If your Module Leader asks you to work collaboratively towards a shared outcome, you can use Microsoft Teams to work on a wide range of activities and produce video recordings of presentations.

Studying in a Digital Age

The University of Leeds has produced a range of interactive online learning materials that will help you to develop a range of digital skills to support your learning and boost your employability.

Submitting video assignments

Learn how to prepare for and submit video assignments through Minerva and Gradescope.

Lecture Capture

As part of your studies the lectures, seminars and/or workshops for some modules may be recorded by the University. Learn more about Lecture Capture here.


We have gathered some advice for you to follow to help you make initial efforts to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues you encounter before contacting IT support.


The pages in the Digital Learning section of this website been devised by the LUBS Enhancement and Innovation Team and are available under creative commons for you to adapt.

Digital Learning by LUBS Enhancement and Innovation Team is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 4.0.

Last updated October 2020.